We would be honored by your presence at the
Annual Benefit Brunch 2017
Hope & Humainity

Honoring Barbara & Sam Weinberger

Elie Wiesel Memorial Award Recipient
Paul Galan

Sunday, November 5, 2017 • 10:30 am

Congregation Shaarey Israel
18 Montebello Road
Suffern, New York

Keynote Speaker: Dr Mehnaz Afridi

Dr. Afridi is an Associate Professor of Religious studies and Director of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Interfaith Education Center at Manhattan College. She is committed to interfaith and Holocaust education. She is interested in contemporary Islam, and issues of gender within Islam. Dr. Afridi teaches a variety of courses on Islam, Judaism, world religions, genocide studies, women and religion, and Arab and Israeli literature. Her articles have appeared in books such as Sacred Tropes: Tanakh, New Testament, and Qur'an as Literature and Culture (Brill, 2006); Not Your Father's Anti-Semitism: Hatred of the Jews in the 21st Century (Paragon House, 2008); Gurdwara Sikn Killings: Domestic or Global Taxonomy of Terrorism? (Taylor & Francis, 2013); The Role of Muslims and the Holocaust in Oxford Handbooks Online (Oxford University Press, 2015). She is co-editor of a book titled: Orhan Pamuk and Global Literature: Existentialism and Politics (May 2012, Palgrave Macmillan), and her most recent book is Shoah through Muslim Eyes (Academic Studies Press, 2017).

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Board of Directors

Paul Galan, Co-President
Jeff Weinberger, Co-President
Lillian Adler, Chairperson
Alan Moskin, Vice President
David Stern, Recording Secretary
Richard A. Weisman, Treasurer
Dr. Brian Bassuk
Carol King Berkman
Beth Blecher
Leslie Goldress
Dr. David J. Haas
Melinda Levin
Marion Reiss
Rabbi Craig Scheff
Stuart Weinberger

Past Presidents

Leonard Greenberg
Karl Hess
Esther Ingber
Anne Katz
Kristen Stavisky

The Museum is hosted by Rockland Community College and receives funding from the Town of Ramapo, County of Rockland and Jewish Federation of Rockland County.

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